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Engineer, Design 1


Yakima, WA, US, 98903

Business Unit:  Systems and Support
Function:  Engineering

Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.

Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.


  • Apply creative problem-solving skills to solve challenging hydro-mechanical problems.
  • Assist more experienced Engineers with technical items and administrative duties necessary to assure timely completion of assigned projects.
  • Maintain an orderly and retrievable record of all technical items pertaining to a project.  File calculations, records of telephone conversations, and correspondence in an orderly manner in a “Project File.”
  • Assist in the review specifications and performance of requirements management activities necessary to identify, track, change, validate, and verify customer requirements with guidance/oversight from more experienced Engineers.
  • Assist in the design of complex hydro-mechanical components and assemblies to meet customer requirements with guidance/oversight from more experienced Engineers.  This includes, but is not limited to, the design of actuators, valves, manifolds, and test fixtures.
  • Assist in the preparation of the various analyses necessary to substantiate the design of hydro-mechanical components and assemblies with guidance/oversight from more experienced Engineers.
  • Assist in the preparation of layouts, drawings, and schematics of complex hydro-mechanical components, assemblies, and test fixtures, utilizing good drafting practices and technical judgment with guidance/oversight from more experienced Engineers.
  • Assemble development hardware and test fixtures and perform associated development testing with guidance from the Test Engineers and Technicians.
  • Assist in the preparation of test procedures, reports, data, and data items according to established standards and military specifications regarding order, clarity, conciseness, style, and terminology with guidance/oversight from more experienced Engineers, Test Engineers, and Technicians.
  • Communicate with Engineers and other departments, as necessary, keeping the Engineering Leadership informed of all developments.
  • Apprise fellow Engineers and Engineering Leadership of any schedule or technical problems that are unable to be resolved.


  • Bachelor's degree (B. S.) from an accredited four-year college or university in an appropriate mechanical engineering field.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to interact with stakeholders at all levels, including external customers, vendors, and regulatory agencies.
  • Strong customer service skills.
  • Experience in Microsoft Office and CAD Software (NX, Solidworks or similar preferred)”.

Legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship. 

Pursuant to International Traffic Arms Regulations (“ITAR”) and the Export Administration Regulations (“EAR”), applicants for SELECT positions will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Permanent Residence, or U.S. Immigration Status in order to meet the minimum qualifications for those select positions. All inquiries related to citizenship are asked solely to comply with ITAR and EAR export licensing requirements.

We offer a generous benefits package including medical, dental, vision, FSA/HSA plans, STD, LTD, life insurance, AD&D, EAP, legal, ID theft, pet insurance, tuition assistance, 401k plan with employer match, Employee Stock Purchase Program, PTO (Paid Time Off), 12 paid holidays and Washington paid sick leave.  Salary Range: $58,600 - $87,800.



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability.

Please be aware that the Company requires all employees to be vaccinated for COVID-19.  This position will require the successful candidate to obtain OR show proof of a vaccination.  The Company is an equal opportunity employer, and will provide reasonable accommodation to those individuals who are unable to be vaccinated consistent with federal, state, and local law.

Please contact us if you require assistance in applying for Triumph Group and we will provide reasonable accommodations via If you’d like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Yakima